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Pocahontas Municipal Airport

Pocahontas, IA

Phone: 712-335-4382
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Attendance: Not Attended
For Service Call Sheriffs Office (712) 335-3308.Unattended
Elevation:1,225 ft (373.4 m) (Surveyed)
Location:1.00 mi. NE of Pocahontas
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:DME, VOR, RNAV, GPS, NDB
Runways:12/30, 18/36 (unpaved)
Longest paved runway: 4100 ft
Fees:No data
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100LL$ 4.99  (self serve service)

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Runway 12/30

Dimensions:4100 x 60ft. / 1249.7 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 15000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
121225.5ft. MSL
119° mag
121° true
0.1% down
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Tree, 239 ft Left of center, 40 ft high, 849 ft from end, 16:1 clearance slope
301221.0ft. MSL
299° mag
301° true
0.1% up
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Road, 295 ft Right of center, 15 ft high, 520 ft from end, 21:1 clearance slope

Runway 18/36

Dimensions:1999 x 135ft. / 609.3 x 41.1mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
181224.1ft. MSL
183° mag
185° true
0.3% down
No DataRoad, Both-Sides, 19 ft high, 405 ft from end, 21:1 clearance slope
Rwy 18 /36 Marked with Yellow Cones
361218.3ft. MSL
3° mag
5° true
0.3% up
No DataN

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
City of Pocahontas
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Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field

Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
Transportation: Courtesy Car
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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N42 44.5733' / W94 38.8417'
    Charts:NACO: Omaha Sectional
    Mag Var:02E (2010)
    ARTCC:Minneapolis (ZMP)
    FSS:Fort Dodge (FOD)
    NOTAM Facility:FOD
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 2000 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • medium intensity: 3 clicks in 5 secs
    Actvt MIRL Ry 12/30; PAPI Rys 12 & 30; REIL Rys 12 & 30 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:17
    Multi Engine:0

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:1,943
    GA Itinerant:2,557
    Air Taxi:

    (12-month period ending on 6/11/2012)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    City of PocahontasGary Mc Cartan
    City Hall 23 West Elm218 North Main
    Pocahontas, IA 50574Pocahontas, IA 50574
    712-335-4841 (Office) 712-335-4382 (Office)
    Office Number 712-335-4382